Swift Creek Mill

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17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
Region Central Virginia
Locality Colonial Heights City
Phone: (804) 748-5203
Email info@swiftcreekmill.com
Website www.swiftcreekmill.com

Union troops advancing south toward Petersburg ran into Confederate resistance here on May 9, 1864. Several Confederate attacks here failed to dislodge the Union line, but Butler withdrew his Federal forces the next day. A Virginia Civil War Trails interpretive sign is located here.

Last Updated: 6/4/2012 3:42 PM
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